Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 240 272
Rank change year-on-year -3 +32 -52
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 2,009 2,497 2,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.39% 1.45% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.58% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,428 1,862 1,683
UK median annual salary £58,952 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.19% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,000 £30,100
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 132,159 157,888 154,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.76% 91.87% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 103,299 127,202 126,944
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Management.

Salary trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 1,878 £60,000 +6.19% 150
London +2 1,057 £65,000 +8.33% 57
UK excluding London +2 910 £52,500 +5.00% 107
South East -15 278 £65,000 +18.18% 21
North of England +4 209 £47,500 +5.56% 26
South West +61 138 £50,921 +14.50% 10
Midlands -28 117 £50,000 - 23
Yorkshire +24 108 £49,638 +10.31% 6
North West -4 93 £47,500 +5.56% 16
West Midlands -12 83 £59,500 +33.71% 17
Scotland -19 79 £55,000 +15.79% 15
East of England +40 77 £50,000 - 11
East Midlands -15 32 £39,930 -26.73% 6
Wales +24 16 £52,500 - 1
North East +15 9 £41,250 -12.70% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Data Management.

1 675 (33.60%) SQL
2 619 (30.81%) Finance
3 581 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
4 547 (27.23%) Analytics
5 476 (23.69%) Business Intelligence
6 441 (21.95%) Data Quality
7 439 (21.85%) Data Warehouse
8 425 (21.15%) Data Modelling
9 393 (19.56%) Microsoft
10 355 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
11 337 (16.77%) SQL Server
12 329 (16.38%) ETL
13 303 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 299 (14.88%) Degree
15 277 (13.79%) Data Governance
16 264 (13.14%) Big Data
17 261 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
17 261 (12.99%) Migration
18 255 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
19 243 (12.10%) Data Analysis
20 238 (11.85%) Data Architecture
21 229 (11.40%) Banking
22 227 (11.30%) Management Information System
23 225 (11.20%) Project Management
23 225 (11.20%) Oracle
24 223 (11.10%) Python
25 196 (9.76%) Marketing
26 193 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 193 (9.61%) Data Integration
27 184 (9.16%) CRM

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 92 (4.58%) Apache Spark
2 69 (3.43%) SAS
3 66 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 57 (2.84%) Apache
5 25 (1.24%) Confluence
6 21 (1.05%) Apache Pig
6 21 (1.05%) CMS
7 14 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (0.65%) IIS
9 9 (0.45%) NetWeaver
9 9 (0.45%) nginx
10 7 (0.35%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.25%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.25%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.20%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 173 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.50%) SPSS
8 8 (0.40%) InVision
8 8 (0.40%) Sketch
9 6 (0.30%) Stata
10 5 (0.25%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.050%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.050%) Weka
Business Applications
1 34 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 29 (1.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 22 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.95%) SAP MDG
5 14 (0.70%) SAP ERP
6 11 (0.55%) iTrent
7 10 (0.50%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
8 9 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
9 8 (0.40%) Workday HCM
10 7 (0.35%) Raiser's Edge
10 7 (0.35%) SAP MDM
11 6 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
11 6 (0.30%) HFM
11 6 (0.30%) SAP BPC
12 5 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.25%) Unica
13 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
13 3 (0.15%) SAP CO
13 3 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 303 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 255 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
3 158 (7.86%) Power Platform
4 81 (4.03%) Office 365
5 75 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 63 (3.14%) SaaS
7 56 (2.79%) PaaS
8 50 (2.49%) IaaS
9 37 (1.84%) Azure Data Factory
10 33 (1.64%) Serverless
11 29 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
12 22 (1.10%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (0.75%) OpenShift
16 13 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
16 13 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (0.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 12 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
18 11 (0.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.44%) DNS
1 29 (1.44%) Network Security
2 26 (1.29%) Firewall
3 20 (1.00%) Broadband
4 16 (0.80%) Internet
4 16 (0.80%) LAN
4 16 (0.80%) WAN
5 15 (0.75%) DHCP
5 15 (0.75%) Intranet
5 15 (0.75%) VPN
6 13 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (0.60%) SAN
8 7 (0.35%) Skype
9 6 (0.30%) SMS
9 6 (0.30%) Unified Communications
9 6 (0.30%) VLAN
10 5 (0.25%) VoIP
11 4 (0.20%) PPP
11 4 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (21.85%) Data Warehouse
2 337 (16.77%) SQL Server
3 264 (13.14%) Big Data
4 193 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 169 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 156 (7.77%) Power BI
7 145 (7.22%) Hadoop
8 130 (6.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 123 (6.12%) NoSQL
10 122 (6.07%) Relational Database
11 97 (4.83%) Data Lake
12 92 (4.58%) QlikView
13 56 (2.79%) RDBMS
14 55 (2.74%) MySQL
15 54 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
16 48 (2.39%) MongoDB
17 47 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
18 43 (2.14%) Amazon Redshift
19 40 (1.99%) Apache Hive
20 37 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 92 (4.58%) Git (software)
2 58 (2.89%) Jenkins
3 54 (2.69%) JIRA
4 46 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 36 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (1.74%) Selenium
7 27 (1.34%) ERwin
8 24 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 22 (1.10%) LSMW
10 21 (1.05%) Maven
11 17 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 16 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 15 (0.75%) TeamCity
14 14 (0.70%) Artifactory
14 14 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (0.70%) Subversion
15 11 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (0.55%) ER Studio
15 11 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 9 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 619 (30.81%) Finance
2 229 (11.40%) Banking
3 196 (9.76%) Marketing
4 105 (5.23%) Retail
5 75 (3.73%) Legal
6 44 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.79%) Advertising
8 32 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.44%) Games
9 29 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.24%) Back Office
11 21 (1.05%) Retail Banking
12 19 (0.95%) Front Office
13 18 (0.90%) Law
14 12 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.40%) Billing
15 8 (0.40%) Publishing
16 7 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.35%) Local Government
17 6 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 368 (18.32%) Analyst
2 335 (16.67%) Architect
3 241 (12.00%) Developer
4 218 (10.85%) Data Architect
5 173 (8.61%) Data Analyst
5 173 (8.61%) Data Manager
6 139 (6.92%) Consultant
7 84 (4.18%) Data Engineer
8 69 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
9 67 (3.33%) Senior Manager
10 64 (3.19%) Project Manager
11 61 (3.04%) SQL Developer
12 56 (2.79%) Business Analyst
13 55 (2.74%) Administrator
14 52 (2.59%) SQL Analyst
15 50 (2.49%) Enterprise Architect
16 49 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 45 (2.24%) IT Manager
18 42 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
18 42 (2.09%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (4.63%) .NET
2 90 (4.48%) HTML
3 63 (3.14%) CSS
4 59 (2.94%) Web Services
5 54 (2.69%) AngularJS
6 51 (2.54%) Kafka
6 51 (2.54%) XML
7 39 (1.94%) React
8 37 (1.84%) REST
9 31 (1.54%) jQuery
9 31 (1.54%) Node.js
10 28 (1.39%) .NET Framework
10 28 (1.39%) JSON
11 26 (1.29%) .NET Core
12 25 (1.24%) Spring
13 24 (1.19%) Natural Language Processing
14 23 (1.14%) HTML5
15 21 (1.05%) Vue.js
16 19 (0.95%) ASP.NET
16 19 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 355 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (11.30%) Management Information System
3 107 (5.33%) Data Structures
4 79 (3.93%) User Experience
5 66 (3.29%) Reference Data
6 50 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
7 38 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 38 (1.89%) Fintech
8 37 (1.84%) Data Centre
9 36 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
11 28 (1.39%) NHS
12 19 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
12 19 (0.95%) PMI
13 18 (0.90%) Replication
14 17 (0.85%) Social Media
14 17 (0.85%) Taxonomies
15 15 (0.75%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
16 14 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 119 (5.92%) Linux
2 112 (5.57%) Windows
3 59 (2.94%) Unix
4 46 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.50%) CentOS
9 8 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.35%) Android
10 7 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.30%) DC/OS
12 5 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.20%) Debian
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.100%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (27.23%) Analytics
3 476 (23.69%) Business Intelligence
4 425 (21.15%) Data Modelling
5 329 (16.38%) ETL
6 277 (13.79%) Data Governance
7 261 (12.99%) Migration
7 261 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
8 243 (12.10%) Data Analysis
9 238 (11.85%) Data Architecture
10 225 (11.20%) Project Management
11 193 (9.61%) Data Integration
12 184 (9.16%) CRM
13 180 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 179 (8.91%) DevOps
15 168 (8.36%) Decision-Making
16 163 (8.11%) Data Analytics
17 162 (8.06%) Data Science
18 159 (7.91%) Data Migration
19 156 (7.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 675 (33.60%) SQL
2 223 (11.10%) Python
3 155 (7.72%) Java
4 113 (5.62%) C#
5 97 (4.83%) JavaScript
6 89 (4.43%) R
6 89 (4.43%) T-SQL
7 76 (3.78%) VBA
8 65 (3.24%) PowerShell
9 37 (1.84%) Scala
10 30 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 29 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 29 (1.44%) C
12 28 (1.39%) VB
13 27 (1.34%) PHP
14 24 (1.19%) C++
15 23 (1.14%) Perl
16 20 (1.00%) VBScript
17 16 (0.80%) TypeScript
18 14 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 299 (14.88%) Degree
2 54 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.39%) PMP
6 26 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 22 (1.10%) MCSA
8 21 (1.05%) MCSE
8 21 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 20 (1.00%) MBA
10 18 (0.90%) PhD
11 17 (0.85%) CISSP
12 16 (0.80%) ISEB
13 15 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
14 14 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (0.70%) DBS Check
14 14 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 441 (21.95%) Data Quality
2 145 (7.22%) GDPR
3 53 (2.64%) QA
4 25 (1.24%) Solvency II
5 22 (1.10%) SLA
6 20 (1.00%) COBIT
7 19 (0.95%) IFRS
8 18 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (0.80%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.70%) BS7799
11 10 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
12 9 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.35%) FATCA
13 7 (0.35%) ISO 20022
13 7 (0.35%) PMO
14 5 (0.25%) MiFID
15 3 (0.15%) Basel III
15 3 (0.15%) GxP
15 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.15%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 81 (4.03%) Docker
2 62 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.55%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.45%) HDFS
7 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.25%) vSphere
10 3 (0.15%) XenApp
11 2 (0.100%) Firmware
12 1 (0.050%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (2.79%) Terraform
2 50 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (2.24%) Kubernetes
4 42 (2.09%) Ansible
5 39 (1.94%) Puppet
6 31 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (0.55%) Salt
9 10 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
10 9 (0.45%) Mesos
10 9 (0.45%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.40%) SCCM
12 7 (0.35%) Marathon
13 6 (0.30%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.30%) Istio
14 5 (0.25%) CASB
14 5 (0.25%) Grafana
14 5 (0.25%) Oozie
14 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 393 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 225 (11.20%) Oracle
3 150 (7.47%) SAP
4 136 (6.77%) Tableau
5 114 (5.67%) Informatica
6 109 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
7 86 (4.28%) Google
8 50 (2.49%) Adobe
8 50 (2.49%) IBM
9 40 (1.99%) VMware
10 39 (1.94%) Cloudera
11 33 (1.64%) Teradata
12 28 (1.39%) Pega
13 27 (1.34%) Talend
14 26 (1.29%) Red Hat
15 23 (1.14%) Cisco
15 23 (1.14%) Databricks
16 22 (1.10%) HP
17 21 (1.05%) Alteryx
18 20 (1.00%) ServiceNow